98-364 - MTA: Database Fundamentals

The exam covers Core Database Concepts, Creating Database Objects, Manipulating Data, Understanding Data Storage, Administering Database. Candidates preparing for the exam should have hands-on experience with the databases.

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Lessons

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uCertify platform supports 50+ different types of interactive activities, connect the idea, or try it yourself lab activities embedded throughout its course. These interactive activities keeps learners engaged and makes learning fun.

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Exercises, Flashcards, Quizzes & Glossary

Each lesson comes with Exercises, Flashcards & Quizzes. There is no limit to the number of times learners can attempt these. Exercises come with detailed remediation, which ensures that learners are confident on the topic before proceeding. Flashcards help master the key concepts while Glossary defines the key terms.

254+
Exercise Questions
94+
Quizzes
159+
Flashcards
105+
Glossary of terms
5+
Lessons
Videos and How To..

uCertify course includes videos to help understand concepts. It also includes How Tos that help learners with how to accomplish certain tasks.

12+
Videos
09+
Minutes

Here's What you will Learn

Lesson 1: Understanding Core Database Concepts
  • Understand how data is stored in tables
  • Understand relational database concepts.
  • Understand data manipulation language (DML)
  • Understand data definition language (DDL).
Lesson 2: Creating Database Objects
  • Choose data types
  • Understand tables and how to create them.
  • Create views.
  • Create stored procedures and functions.
Lesson 3: Manipulating Data
  • Select data
  • Inserting data
  • Updating data
  • Deleting data
Lesson 4: Understanding Data Storage
  • Understand normalization
  • Understand primary, foreign, and composite keys.
  • Understand indexes
Lesson 5: Administering a Database
  • Understand database security concepts
  • Understand database backups and restore

Test Prep & Practice Questions

uCertify provides full length practice tests. These tests closely follow the exam objectives and are designed to simulate real exam conditions. Each course has a number of test sets consisting of hundreds of items to ensure that learners are prepared for the certification exam.

Here's What You Get

15+
Pre-assessments Questions
8+
Full Length Tests
30+
Post-Assessments Questions

Features

Full Remediation

Each question comes with detailed remediation explaining not only why an answer option is correct but also why the incorrect answer options are incorrect.

Unlimited Practice

Each test can be taken unlimited number of times until the learner feels they are prepared. Learner can review the test and read detailed remediation. Detailed test history is also available.

Learn, Test and Review Mode

Each test set comes with learn, test and review modes. In learn mode, learners will attempt a question and will get immediate feedback and complete remediation as they move on to the next question. In test mode, learners can take a timed test simulating the actual exam conditions. In review mode, learners can read through one item at a time without attempting it.

Exam Information

The MTA: Database Administration Fundamentals certification exam is a standalone certification from Microsoft with the exam code 98-364. The certification is targeted to candidates who want to prove their calibre in software development.

Career Prospects
  • Database developer
  • Database Administrator
Exam FAQs
What is the exam registration fee?
USD 115

Pricing and taxes may vary from country to country.

Where do I take the exam?

The Microsoft Database Fundamentals exam is administered by Certiport and Pearson VUE at testing centers worldwide.

  • For Certiport: Click here to find a testing center near you.
  • For Pearson VUE: Click here to find a testing center near you.
What is the format of the exam?
Multiple choice questions
What are the pre-requisites of the exam?
While there are no official prerequisites to take the Microsoft Technology Associate certification, both Microsoft and uCertify strongly recommend that the candidates have skills with databases, including relational database such as Microsoft SQL Server.
How many questions are asked in the exam?
The exam contains 40-60 questions.
What is the duration of the exam?
45 minutes
What is the passing score?
700

(on a scale of 0-1000)

What is the exam's retake policy?

Retake Policy for Microsoft 98-364 exam is:

  • If a candidate does not achieve a passing score on an exam the first time, the candidate must wait 24 hours before retaking the exam.
  • If a candidate does not achieve a passing score the second time, the candidate must wait seven days before retaking the exam a third time.
  • A seven-day waiting period is imposed for each subsequent exam retake.
  • A candidate may not take a given exam any more than five times per year (12 months). This 12-month period starts the day of the fifth unsuccessful exam retake. The candidate is then eligible to retake the exam 12 months from that date. To take a given exam more than five times per year, a candidate must submit a request and obtain prior permission from Microsoft.
What is the validity of the certification?
Microsoft Technology Associate has no expiration. The certification holder is certified for life unless the vendor changes its policy. Click here for more information.
Where can I find more information about this exam?
To know more about the 98-364 exam, click here.

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